Elaine practices in the firm’s Corporate & Tax and Financial Services practice groups.

Elaine has extensive experience representing lenders, ranging from large national and international lenders to small community banks, as well as borrowers, including individuals, corporations, partnerships and other entities, in a variety of commercial financing transactions. From the negotiation of loan terms and loan commitments through document negotiation and preparation, to settlement and collateralization of such loans, Elaine has helped clients achieve their financing goals. She also has experience in loan participations, syndications, workouts and forbearance negotiations and documentation. Elaine’s practice also includes mergers and acquisitions, commercial transactions and contract negotiations, and general business and corporate governance matters.


Shippensburg State College, B.A., 1981

Dickinson School of Law, J.D., 1985


“Take The Lead Award” from Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania, 2010

Pro Bono Award from the Pennsylvania Bar Association, 2004


The Janus School, Board of Trustees

Easter Seals Eastern Pennsylvania, Chair

United Way of Berks County, Allocation Volunteer

The Ware Center, Advisory Council


U.S. District Court – Eastern District of Pennsylvania

U.S. Supreme Court

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